The Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Cell (IEDC) working under the guidance of Technopark Technology Business Incubation Cell (TTBI) was initiated with a vision to promote Entrepreneurship among the students. IEDC provides the students with the right resources for making their initial business start-up a success. DC provides the students with the right resources for making their initial business start-up a success.
Under Kerala Startup Mission. PRS College of Engineering & Technology decided to set up IEDC Boot Camp in 2015-16 . In the year 2016-17, we decided to expand our IEDC activities to a new level. KSUM provided financial aid for the development of our IEDC Boot Camp. Under IEDC we set up Robotics & IOT Club for attracting more students to innovations. We now have well equipped Robotics & IOT Lab at our college for students to practically realize their new ideas. Members of Innovation & Entrepreneurship Development Cell are up-to-date on emerging technologies . Project design competition(IDEATHON) was held under IEDC for students to showcase their innovative ideas and get financial aid for implementation. Faculties of Robotics & IOT Club are trained under e-yantra project by IIT Bombay. Our Faculty team secured CLASS B awards in Task Based Training(TBT) on robotics which was conducted by e-yantra ,IIT Bombay. Our Robotics & IOT Club secured Merit Awards for the successful implementation of “Plant Growth Monitoring Robot” and listed among the top 4 colleges all over India.
- Projects funded by IEDC
- Automatic Coconut Plucking machine
- Head Motion Sensed Wheel Chair for Paralyzed Patients.
- Automatic Rubber Stamping Machine
- Floor tiles from Plastic Waste
- Automatic Speed Breaker
Active startups under IEDC Boot Camp
“An app to take live attendance with parental monitoring system”
“An app to showcase various labour works to public”
Technical Trainings conducted by IEDC Boot Camp
- Node-MCU Workshop
- Raspberry Pi Workshop
- Arduino Workshop
Asst.Prof – Dept of ECE
IEDC Nodal Officer
Robotics & IOT Club Coordinator
- IDEATHON March 2017 – is conducted by Kerala Startup Mission and Ernst & Young Innovation Center in Kinfra Film and Video Park, Kazhakoottam. Following students have won 1st prize (Cash Prize of 25000/-) at the competition
Sandeep (CSE), Sanu Mohan (CSE), Ranadeep (CSE), Anand A S (CSE)
- Following students from S4 CSE 2017 have won 2nd Prize for the Inter College Web designing Competition YAGNADRUVA March 2017 at LBS Institute of Technology for Women, Poojappura
- Vishnu Prasad (CSE), Jineeb (CSE)
- Students from S4 CSE 2017 have also actively participated in the 2 day Hackathon , HACK2HELP conducted by Kerala Startup Mission at Kerala Innovation Center, Kalamassery, Ernakulam.